Jan 22, 2013 12:00pm EST
. [laughter] >> and you're doing a great job. >> thank you, boo boo. thank you, steve. teaching my students, under studies at georgetown university, but before i continue with this process, i just wanted to also thank the members of the presidential inaugural committee who provided us with tickets. i hope you got tickets if you didn't see them, and their amazing work and, really, putting together a very exciting weekend here in our nation's capitol. i want to thank them for the day of service that not only took place here in washington, d.c., but across the united states of america. millions of people signed up, volunteered, and made a difference. dr. martin luther king, jr. would have been proud we used his birthday weekend not just to party and celebrate, but to remember what he called us often to do, and that, ladies and gentlemen, is to serve and to answer the call, and, yet, i want to thank the dnc staff and others who worked throughout the christmas and throughout the holidays to ensure we also had a good time as well. so my only thing, i was working yesterday. you want me to shut up?
Jan 22, 2013 7:00am PST
-month-old daughter, playing and petting a 300-pound gorilla. and the legendary steve irwin drew heavy criticism for holding his young son too close to a crocodile. but like irwin's daughter, bindi, who followed in her dad's footsteps at age 8, little charlie has been taught a healthy respect for the danger involved. here, he watches his brother feed the crocodile from a safe distance. you hear him say be careful. >> you're jeopardizinining your around the animal at a young age. >> reporter: clearly, this is no ordinary kid from an ordinary family. but grim reports of a child dying make the news. but accidents often happen when wild animals are involved. that being said, he is adorable, isn't he, guys? >> john muller, thank you very much. >>> and coming up on "good morning america," how you can rock bangs just like the first lady. we're cutting this woman's hair, live, this morning, to reveal the first lady's look. and how it can be worn for everyone. >> wouldn't that be great if that was michelle obama? >>> also, "the play of the day." giving new meaning to wrestling under the lights.
Jan 22, 2013 1:00pm EST
. then inside "the washington times" this mortgage, plenty of quotes from republicans. this one from steve king. they say outspoken republican from iowa among the first congressional lawmakers to weigh in on the inauguration. he issued a statement more than three hours before president obama ceremonially took the oath of office for his second term. senator jeff sessions, an alabama republican, refused to criticize the i dress. host: to douglas, nashville, tennessee, democratic caller. caller: good morning. host: what are your throughouts on the inaugural address? caller: i thought it was wonderful. i thought the speech was very insightful and i believe that he talked about we the people and together we can do the things he set out to do. host: he talked about social security, climate change, equal rights for gay couples and women. is that your priority list? caller: i'm not sure it's in that order but the president has a hard job and congress has yet to work together with him and i believe that we have good republicans and over 50% of the country agreed with the position of the president and i